ARCHIVE 2009-2010

ARCHIVE 2009-2010

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FALL 2009


September 16
Kenneth George, University of Wisconsin-Madison
“Ethics, Iconoclasm and Qur’anic Art in Indonesia”
November 9
Film Screening
“Dont Burn It, It’s Already on Fire”
with Director, Danh Nhat Minh
October 7
Patrick Cook-Deegan, founder of Cycle for Schools; fundraiser and volunteer for U.S. Campaign for Burma
“Burma and the International Criminal Court”

November 18
Southeast Asia Studies Conference
“South China Sea in the Vietnamese Context”

October 14
Edwin Zehner, St Lawrence University
“Muslims in Thailand: State of the Field”
December 7
An Evening of Javanese Music
performance by the Gamelan Suprabanggo
at the Calhoun Cabaret
October 28
Saturnino Borras, St. Mary’s University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
“Critical Reflections on the Politics of Redistributive Land Reform in the Philippines”
November 11
Nam Nguyen, Harvard-Yenching Institute
“Female Readership of Modern Vietnamese Fiction: Its Formation and Social Effects during the First Three Decades of the 20th Century”
December 2
John Hendra, United Nations Resident Coordinator, Vietnam: World Fellow, Yale University
“Avoiding the Middle-Income Trap: Addressing Key Development Priorities in a Post-Crisis Vietnam”




January 27
Baladas Ghoshal, Visiting Sr. Research Fellow, Centre for Policy Research, New Delhi
“Indonesia’s Democracy: Which Direction is it Moving?”
January 27
Film Screening
“Opera Jawa ”
with Composer, Rahayu Supanggah
February 24
Truong Huyen Chi, Independent Scholar; PhD Anthropology, University of Toronto
“Situated Agency: contextualizing Experiences and Perceptions of Ethnicity of Children in the Multi-Ethnic Highlands of Vietnam”
February 25
Film Screening
“Secret Wars ”
with Director Rob Gosbee
March 31
Dana Sachs, UNC Wilmington
“The Life We Were Given: Operation Babylift, International Adoption, and the Children of War in Vietnam”

February 26
Southeast Asia Language and Literature
Spring Cultural Festival 2010

April 14
David Hunt, University of Massachusetts, Boston
“Anticipations on a Social History of the Vietnam War”
April 6
Film Screening
“The Owl and the Sparrow”
with Director Stephane Gauger
April 21
Allen Tran, UC-San Diego
“Modern Emotion: A Political Economy of Affect in Post-reform Ho Chi Minh City”
April 3
Yale Indonesia Forum Conference
“Negotiating the Archive: Archival Knowledge in Indonesia”
  April 23-24
Southeast Asia Studies Conference
“Figures of Southeast Asian Modernity”